Chris Sheil Outguns Rocky Midget Foes


FORT MORGAN, Colo. — Chris Sheil survived a battle with Keith Rauch to win Saturday’s 25-lap Rocky Mountain Midget Racing Ass’n feature at I-76 Speedway.

Sheil led comfortably until Rauch caught him with 10 laps left, challenging him for the lead on the outside. The final caution flag of the night waved on lap 21, giving Sheil enough open track to pull away from Rauch in the closing laps.

Rauch was second, followed by Todd Plemons, Butch Middleton and Tony Rossi.

The finish:
Chris Sheil, Keith Rauch, Todd Plemons, Butch Middleton, Tony Rossi, Nick Haygood, Kyle Rayburn, Cory Mallo, Bob Harr, Julee Jamison, Kyle Maloney, Cole Wood, Mike Boesel, Justin Mallo, Scott Fennell, Greg Schaefer, Mike Heberling.